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DE4103 – Technical Literacy

Module code
Module title
Technical Literacy
To develop technical research skills along with oral, written, graphical and interpersonal communication skills
  • EN1603
  • SC1101
NZQA Level
Level 4
NZQA Credits
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Total learning hours
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1.Utilise information obtained from physical or web based resources in technical problem solving and presentations.
2.Prepare and deliver an oral presentation on a technical subject.
3.Communicate ideas and technical findings in a written format.
4.Create and use pictorial sketches and pictorial/orthographic drawings to current drawing standards as a communication technique to present ideas and data.
5.Demonstrate interpersonal communication skills to develop project Outcomes.
Technical and business communication to standards and codes including referencing systems, physical and web based resources.
Interpersonal communication.
Computer application tools, e.g. word-processing, spreadsheeting, presentation graphics
Pictorial sketching and basic engineering drawing techniques, orthographic projection, dimensioning principles, principles of drawing office practice and drawing management.
Assessment Criteria
Written Assessment 30
Oral Presentation20
Drawing Assessment50

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